After launching its first fully owned maps this week, Apple is now officially ‘a...

When Apple Maps launched back in 2012 is was far from being perfect. The quality of mapping data was terrible, the app was lacking...

Google Maps API pricing got you down? See these awesome alternatives

Come June 11 and using Google Maps API is going to get a whole lot expensive for those of you looking at more than...

How to get real-time, personalized info on Google Maps for iOS

Nobody likes to be late for a meeting or event. And when you’re on the go, juggling between different apps for essential information like...

Stuck in Florida? Check Google Maps for real-time road closure updates

As Florida braces for Hurricane Irma’s impact over this weekend, Governor Rick Scott is urging citizens to leverage technology to stay safe and updated...

Google Maps goes on deep learning diet to update addresses

When Google first introduced Street View, all it wanted to do was to provide panoramic views of the real world in its Maps. But...

There are people who believe that Earth is flat. Seriously.

Although it's hard to believe there is still a large group of people who believe that Earth is flat. Seriously. It's not a joke. Flat...

Geospatial Big Data: The Next Phase of DigitalGlobe

Nearly 45 years have passed since the iconic “Blue Marble” image was taken by the Apollo astronauts on December 7, 1972. At the beginning,...

Apple Maps on iOS10 vs iOS9 detailed comparison

The new iOS 10 has been released this week. Of course for us the most interesting part is the update to Apple Maps. Is...

Celebrating 5 years of Geoawesomeness

5 year ago I had this crazy idea that I could start a blog about everything awesome that happens around location. I was reading...

Google Now shows recent earthquake map in search results

Recently we've reported about a cool (but scary) new real-time map of earthquakes around the world. We've learnt that Earthquakes are much more common than...

World Economic Forum’s 2016 Technology Pioneers: 4 Geospatial companies in the list!!

Each year the World Economic Forum awards the most innovative and impactful early-stage tech companies on the planet with their "Technology Pioneer" award. The award...

Building trust in autonomous cars

Autonomous vehicles are the future of transportation and one of the main aspects that will hinder wide-spread adoption of this future will have nothing to...

Apple redesigns Maps and opens it to developers

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v9jgykUCrwE&w=560&h=315] Today Apple held its annual WWDC event where every year it unveils new features to its software and systems. iOS 10 got a few significant...

Police can request your Location History from Google Maps Timeline

If you’re criminal and you have Android phone or you use Google Maps on iOS you should consider switching back to your old feature...

Mongolian post will use what3words for national addressing system

For centuries Mongolians were keeping nomadic lifestyle moving from one place to another. Due to that reason, Mongolia, although nearly as big as the...

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